Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Southeast Texas
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
255 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Temperatures will remain above normal through the end of the week.
Chances for wetting rain will remain minimal until a weather system
approaches Friday afternoon and Friday night.

TXZ176-195>198-241500-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell,
College Station, Lake Somerville, Madisonville, and Navasota
255 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                              Tonight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        Clear
Precip Type                      NONE        tstms        tstms         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0           80           30            0
Temp (24H Trend)              67 (+3)      79 (-5)           58           80
RH (24H Trend)               87 (-10)     59 (+23)           90           35
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 13         S 15        SW  9         W  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)              0          737            0         1135
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)             0         2417            0         3723
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE 14         S 23         W  7         W  9
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  7         S 12         W  4         W  5
Vent Rate (M2/S)                    0         8844            0         5675
Category Day                                     4                         3
Sunshine Hours                                   3                        11
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            4            2            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...light.

$$

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-241500-
Houston-Montgomery-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Coldspring, Conroe, Corrigan, Crockett,
Groveton, Huntsville, Livingston, Onalaska, Shepherd,
The Woodlands, Trinity, and Willis
255 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                              Tonight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        PCldy       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE        tstms        tstms         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0           80           60            0
Temp (24H Trend)              66 (+3)      80 (-4)           61           80
RH (24H Trend)                87 (-9)     52 (+17)           95           35
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 10         S 12        SW  7         W  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)              0         1731            5         1363
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)             0         5679           16         4473
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE 11         S 29         W  7         W 11
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  6         S 15         W  4         W  6
Vent Rate (M2/S)                    0        25965           20         8178
Category Day                                     5                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   3                        10
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            3            3            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...light.

$$

TXZ200-210>213-226-227-241500-
Austin-Colorado-Fort Bend-Harris-Liberty-Waller-Wharton-
Including the cities of Bellville, Brookshire, Cleveland,
Columbus, Dayton, Eagle Lake, El Campo, Hempstead, Houston,
Humble, Katy, Liberty, Missouri City, Pasadena, Pierce,
Prairie View, Richmond, Rosenberg, Sealy, Sugar Land, Tomball,
Weimar, and Wharton
255 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                              Tonight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        PCldy       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE        tstms        tstms         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0           50           40            0
Temp (24H Trend)              68 (+5)      81 (-3)           64           83
RH (24H Trend)                90 (-7)     57 (+17)           98           36
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 12         S 16        SW  9         W  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             76         1590           35         1217
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           249         5216          116         3994
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 12         S 28         W  8         W  9
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  6         S 14         W  4         W  5
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  456        22260          140         6085
Category Day                                     5                         3
Sunshine Hours                                   3                        10
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            2            2            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...light.

$$

TXZ214-235>238-241500-
Brazoria-Chambers-Galveston-Jackson-Matagorda-
Including the cities of Alvin, Anahuac, Angleton, Bay City, Edna,
Freeport, Friendswood, Galveston, Lake Jackson, League City,
Mont Belvieu, Palacios, Pearland, Texas City, and Winnie
255 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                              Tonight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        PCldy       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0           30           40           30
Temp (24H Trend)              69 (+3)      80 (-1)           66           82
RH (24H Trend)                90 (-4)      60 (+6)           99           45
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 14         S 16        SW 12        SW 11
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             95         1490           65         1255
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           312         4888          214         4117
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 17         S 27         S 13         W  8
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  9         S 14         S  7         W  4
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  855        20860          455         5020
Category Day                                     5                         3
Sunshine Hours                                   3                         9
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            2            3            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...light.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph shifting to the south late in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy late in the afternoon then becoming
mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds
5 to 10 mph shifting to the east late in the evening.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy early in the morning then becoming
mostly sunny. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
southwest late in the morning.

...NOTES...
1. In the tabular forecast sections above, `Max/Min Mix Hgt` IS
  maximum mixing height value during the day and minimum value at night
2. In the extended forecast, wind speeds represent the daytime periods only

$$


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